Stephen Cowles

Bradshaw Building dedicated

Bradshaw Building dedicated

The Bradshaw Building and its resident businesses on North Main Street in downtown Franklin were dedicated last week with the cutting of a ribbon, speaking ... Read more

Many factors to consider when growing pumpkins

Many factors to consider when growing pumpkins

Agriculture in Western Tidewater is more than just corn, cotton, peanuts and soybeans. Many farmers also cultivate other crops such as strawberries, sweet corn and ... Read more

IWCS board keeps Newport seat open for applicants

Following a nearly hour-long closed session, the Isle of Wight County School Board reconvened in open session on Wednesday evening to announce that it will ... Read more

Speakers urge teacher raises at IWCS budget hearing

During Wednesday’s public hearing, a handful of Isle of Wight County residents gave their input in Windsor Elementary School to the school board on the ... Read more